Hi there. Most of my writing these days is happening over at Good Tinker, a weekly email full of interesting stuff.

The Tech4Good Field Guide

An accessible guide to over 500 resources for those wanting to do good in the world, with a litltle nudge from technology

The ICT4D Guide

An accessible guide for all kinds of Tech-for-Good resources.

On Presenting Well

3 Things that will make for far Better Presentations.

VR for Storytelling

Using virtual reality to tell stories and be more empathetic.

The long tail of work in international development

The long-term impact of international development is measured not in the sweeping programs and easily quantifiable statistics of projects and head-counts, but in the innumerable whole of one-off interactions, experiences, and perspectives whose seeds are sown in the catalyst of field-workers, volunteers, and entrepreneurs

The limits of my knowledge

Reflecting on the stated boundaries of Sherlock Holmes’ areas of knowledge might surprise you.

Data mining Peace Corps blogs

A walkthrough of web scraping and organization to consolidate over 800 blogs for news and information.

Designing a Volunteer Matching app

‘Diaspora Day of Civic Hacking’ prototype app idea for matching Peace Corps volunteers with projects around the world.

3D Printing for Social Good

A collection of work I did promoting 3D printing for social good, both in grad school, Peace Corps headquarters, and beyond.

Blog It Home

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